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How do I copy and paste the text (not the formulas) from one Calc sheet to another in OpenOffice?

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up vote 12 down vote accepted
  1. Select the cells you want to copy, and use Ctrl-C to copy them.
  2. Select the cell where you want to copy the cells.
  3. Open the Edit->Paste Special menu.
  4. In the Selection section, ensure that the Paste All and Formulas options are not selected. Select all other options in that section.
  5. Click OK, and the cells will be copied without the formulas.
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Didn't work for me but found that if I copied the result from a simple =EXACT etc formula, ie results were either TRUE or FALSE, and pasted it to Notepad, the results appeared as text and I could copy and paste them back to the worksheet.

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